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Breakfast Club Assistant - Part-time

Water Meadows Primary School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2013-89S
  • Posted:07/05/2024
  • Pay:KR3 (£22,071 FTE)
  • Start Date:TBC Subject to DBS and references
  • App Close Date:21/05/2024 at 23:45
  • Interviews:To be arranged


Water Meadows Primary School are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic individual to provide wrap around care for our children at our Breakfast Club on school mornings.

We need someone to deliver a programme of fun and engaging activities every day, specifically for the children who will be joining this provision. You will also prepare and serve simple breakfast food and supervise the children during their meal, to promote the Trust family dining ethos. You will also be responsible for the wellbeing and safety of the children in your care and making sure that strong relationships are developed between children, parents and school staff.

Do you have what we are looking for? Have a look at our Facebook page to see what life is like at Water Meadows Primary School every day! https://www.watermeadows.kent.sch.uk/ 


  • Inspirational, fun and creative
  • A fun and energetic nature
  • Reliable, adaptable and flexible
  • Be able to relate and engage with children aged between 4 - 11 years
  • Be a people person with fantastic communication skills
  • Be caring and responsible



  • Breakfast Club – 8.00am to 8.45am Monday to Friday
  • Total hours per week – 3.75 hours per week
  • Term time only working (38 weeks) plus 5 weeks holiday pay
  • KR3 Pro rata salary is approximately £1891.37 per year (gross)


Our school and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please note that references will be requested prior to interview, at least one reference must be from your most recent employer.

Candidates who are invited for interview will be required to bring with them photo ID (either a valid driving licence or passport)

We strive to be diverse and inclusive & a place where we can all be ourselves. As a Trust we are committed to improving our way of working to be more inclusive and equal. We believe inclusion for our children starts with inclusion for our adults. We believe we’ll do better by our children if our staff come from different backgrounds, and we create an environment of inclusion and belonging for all.

Information about the school

Water Meadows Primary School is a growing 1FE school on the outskirts of Canterbury.

In September 2020 Water Meadows was expanded with the opening of a new school building, which provides additional teaching space in the form of 4 brand new state of the art classrooms and a learning resource centre.

The school is a member of The Stour Academy Trust, a forwarding thinking Multi Academy Trust of primary schools that are transforming that way that children learn in order to better prepare them for the 21st century.

For more information, please visit the school’s website: www.watermeadows.kent.sch.uk

For more information about The Stour Academy Trust, please visit the Trust website: www.thestouracademytrust.org.uk

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.